Current members: Billy Fisher, vocals; Dan Douglass, guitar; Jeremy Hayes, bass; Steve Sladki, drums
Founded in: 2004
Style: hard rock/metal
Influenced by: Stone Temple Pilots, Smashing Pumpkins, Alice in Chains, Jane's Addiction
Notable: The band will release its six-track debut, A Mannequin for Your Rock 'n' Roll Fashion, at Fletcher's. Fisher said he and the rest of the group wanted the EP to mimic their live sound.
Quotable: "We're pretty much a full-on live energy show," Fisher said. "We built a good fan base, and we want them to leave with the CD and appreciate the show. We love it. It's big, it's raw."
For more information about the band, visit myspace.com/afreudianslip.
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